Flame-colored Dahlias

Sometimes elegant simplicity appears in the petals of a flower.

Flame-colored Dahlia 5

The flame-colored petals of this dahlia look hot to the touch.

Flame-colored Dahlia

Here is the flower from a further distance.

BTW, this is my first entry in the Blogging from Bolivia Macro Friday Challenge. (I came across it on Rosie’s beautiful blog, who, happily was last week’s winner. Congratulations, Rosie!)

Have a beautiful week, dear readers!

images: Β© 2010. Christianna Pierce.

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10 Responses to Flame-colored Dahlias

  1. Beautiful!!

  2. such rich color!! beautiful shots!

  3. Avatar Justinegordon
    Justinegordon says:

    what great macro shots, and I have just had a pleasant time reading your posts, what a great blog you have.

  4. Thank you, Ray πŸ™‚

  5. Thanks, Tara! πŸ™‚

  6. Aww, thank you, Justinegordon! πŸ™‚

  7. That first image is my favorite – STUNNING! I’m a new follower, too. πŸ™‚

  8. Jennifer, thank you for your kind words and for becoming a new follower. Welcome!

  9. Beautiful!!! I love the transition from clarity to soft blur in the first one. The colors are just gorgeous too!! πŸ™‚

  10. Laura, thank you so much! And thank you for hosting the Macro Friday challenge. It is a terrific event!